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Palm Crosses

Palm Crosses

Today is Palm Sunday. Traditionally churches hand out palm branches to remember the celebration of Jesus riding into Jerusalem on a donkey. Today I received a few requests from people at my church to make palm crosses for them. They are pretty easy to make. You will […]

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Easter Fun! Cat Grass + Easter Eggs = Easy Centerpiece

Easter Fun! Cat Grass + Easter Eggs = Easy Centerpiece

A few weeks ago, I thought it’d be really neat to create a living Easter basket. I “googled” living Easter Basket and found this neat photo.  So I thought I’d create my own project and have some Easter Fun! I headed out to the local Hardware Store […]

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Easy Wall Art on the cheap with Fabric Scraps & Box Lids

Easy Wall Art on the cheap with Fabric Scraps & Box Lids

In my craft room, I have a small sewing corner that houses my sewing machine and a plastic storage cabinet with fabric, notions, and other supplies. Above my sewing table is a handmade wooden spool holder, but the adjacent wall is barren. Perusing Pinterest, I stumbled upon […]

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Free Printable Easy Pattern: Easy Sew Velcro Fabric Pouch Tutorial

Free Printable Easy Pattern: Easy Sew Velcro Fabric Pouch Tutorial

  Sew a Velcro Fabric Pouch with my easy pattern! I’ve been playing in a handbell choir & small ensemble for a few years. My bell gloves reside with my bell music inside the plastic bag that they were packaged in along with pencils and other items […]

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Easy Piano Music Page Turning with The Binder Clip: An Essential in My Musicians Tool Kit

Easy Piano Music Page Turning with The Binder Clip: An Essential in My Musicians Tool Kit

Melinda gave me this great bag for Christmas. I’ve named it the musician’s toolkit. The bag is filled with pencils, erasers and binder clips. Okay, so pencils are a necessity for any musician and erasers come in handy, but binder clips? One challenge that every musician encounters […]

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Upcycle old shirts into a no-sew Tote Bag

Upcycle old shirts into a no-sew Tote Bag

I saw this no-sew project posted on Michael’s Facebook page. I thought it was a great idea, but better suited for repurposing Old shirts into something new. I have a few old shirts that I received for one reason or another that are just too big. I’ve […]

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Mudroom Renovation: Old Dresser Re-purposed into a Stunning Vanity on the Cheap

Mudroom Renovation: Old Dresser Re-purposed into a Stunning Vanity on the Cheap

This is one of my most favorite projects ever. I love finding great furniture out by the curb waiting for someone to come by and give it a new home-many of the pieces in our house have been acquired this way. Even better then saving a perfectly good item […]

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Worn T-Shirt Transformed into Boutique-Worthy Creation

Worn T-Shirt Transformed into Boutique-Worthy Creation

A while back, I dressed-up several plain t-shirts using transfers and other embellishments. One of the transfers that I applied had worn away almost completely. Other than that, the shirt was in good shape. I decided I’d use some fabric scraps and fusible interfacing to refresh my […]

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Make an Easy Woven Bracelet

This simple bracelet is fast and easy to make.  I used an elastic cord so there’s no need to worry about adding a clasp.  No clasp means this bracelet is easy to put on one handed. For my bracelet I used Stretch Magic and an assortment of […]

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DIY Jewelry Storage Solutions

DIY Jewelry Storage Solutions

Does your jewelry box look like this? Here are some easy DIY Jewelry Storage Solutions that will transform your jewelry disaster into an organized showpiece.   Lace Jewelry Frames to Knit or Crochet – Knit and Crochet Pattern PDF Download Melinda made this using this free printable […]

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